Upcoming Religious Holidays

Makha Bucha Day
Feb 19: Makha Bucha Day

Shortly after Buddha began his teachings, 1250 monks gathered to hear Buddha preach.

Maha Shivratri
Mar 04: Maha Shivratri

According to Hindu mythology, Shivaratri symbolizes the wedding day of Lord Shiva.

Ash Wednesday
Mar 06: Ash Wednesday

Marks the beginning of lent. Marking the forehead with ash represents regret for past sins.

Phagwah
Mar 21: Phagwah

A harvest and fertility festival, Holi also commemorates a legend from Hindu Mythology

Purim
Mar 21: Purim

Purim remembers the deliverance of the Jewish people from a plot to destroy them as recorded in the Bo...

Holi
Mar 21: Holi

A harvest and fertility festival, Holi also commemorates a legend from Hindu Mythology

Holi
Mar 22: Holi

Bihar, Odisha. A harvest and fertility festival, Holi also commemorates a legend from Hindu Mythology

Israa & Miaraj Night
Apr 03: Israa & Miaraj Night

Isra and Mi'raj marks the Night Journey from Mecca to Jerusalem and the ascent into heaven

Ugadi
Apr 06: Ugadi

Ugadi marks the beginning of a new Hindu lunar calendar with a change in the moon's orbit.

Gudi Padwa
Apr 06: Gudi Padwa

Gudi Padwa marks the beginning of a new Hindu lunar calendar with a change in the moon's orbit.

Ram Navami
Apr 13: Ram Navami

Several states. Celebrates the birth of Lord Rama to King Dasharatha of Ayodhya celebrated on the nint...

Ram Navami
Apr 14: Ram Navami

Celebrates the birth of Lord Rama to King Dasharatha of Ayodhya celebrated on the ninth day of Chaitra

Maundy Thursday
Apr 18: Maundy Thursday

Commemorates the last supper and established the ceremony known as the Eucharist

Good Friday
Apr 19: Good Friday

Good Friday occurs on the Friday before Easter. The day commemorates the Crucifixion of Jesus.

Holy Saturday
Apr 20: Holy Saturday

Day before Easter and the last day of Holy Week. Commemorates the day that Jesus Christ's body lay...

Pesach
Apr 20: Pesach

Passover (Pesach), is an 8 day Jewish holiday that remembers the exodus of the Israelites from Egypt

Easter Sunday
Apr 21: Easter Sunday

On Easter Sunday, Christians celebrate the resurrection of the Lord, Jesus Christ.

Shab e-Barat
Apr 21: Shab e-Barat

Muslims believe that on the night of Shab-E-Barat God decides on the destinies of all men for the comi...

Easter Monday
Apr 22: Easter Monday

Easter is probably the most important holiday of the Christian year, celebrating the Resurrection of J...

Ramadan
May 06: Ramadan

Ramadan is the ninth month of the Muslim calendar. It is during this month that Muslims fast.

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